WVSBDC provides support to West Virginia's small business
 

Business Coaches

The WVSBDC provides support to West Virginia's small business through one-on-one coaching, training, and facilitating connections to resources. Business owners who work with coaches nationwide see 17 percent annual sales growth, four times the national average. Nationwide, SBDC clients create a new business every 31 minutes, a new job every five minutes, and $100,000 in sales every seven minutes. Learn more about how we work with entrepreneurs to start and grow businesses. At the WVSBDC, your business is our passion.

WVSBDC Centers and Outreach Offices

Our Business Coaches

For assistance connecting with a coach, contact Network Coordinator Steve Johnson in the Charleston lead center at .

Harold Patterson

Harold Patterson
Business Coach/Manager
Bluefield State College Center
304-327-4406
Cell: 304-767-0532

Terry L. Cyfers

Terry L. Cyfers
Business Coach/Manager
Charleston Center
304-957-2084
Cell: 304-545-8654

Mary Hott

Mary Hott
Business Coach/Manager
Eastern Panhandle Center
304-267-1893
Cell: 304-380-3279

Lindsey M. Teets

Lindsey M. Teets
Business Coach
Eastern West Virginia Community
& Technical College Outreach Office
304-434-8000 ext. 9237
Cell: 304-777-0914

Amber Wilson

Amber Wilson
Business Coach/Manager
Huntington Center
304-528-5616
Cell: 304-881-2320

Todd Crump

Todd Crump
Business Coach
Innova Commercialization Group
Outreach Office
304-333-6751
Cell: 304-206-4800

Beth Ludewig

Beth Ludewig
Business Coach/Manager
Potomac Highlands Center
304-530-4964
Cell: 304-932-9760

Matthew Coffey

Matthew Coffey
Business Coach
Jefferson County Development
Authority Outreach Office
304-728-3255
Cell: 304-546-4503

Douglas C. Spaulding

Douglas C. Spaulding
Business Coach/Manager
Southern West Virginia Community
& Technical College Center
304-957-2017
Cell: 304-767-8603

 
Susannah Higgins

Susannah Higgins
Business Coach
Upshur County Economical
Development Authority Center
304-472-1757
Cell: 304-941-2118

Ed Powell

Ed Powell
Business Coach
Weirton Outreach Office
Cell: 304-932-3818

Donna Schramm

Donna Schramm
Business Coach/Manager
West Virginia Northern Community
College Center
304-214-8973
Cell: 304-552-2248

Sharon Stratton

Sharon Stratton
Business Coach/Manager
West Virginia University Center
304-293-5839
Cell: 304-932-9761

Marsa Myers

Marsa Myers
Business Coach/Manager
West Virginia University/Parkersburg Center
304-424-8213
Cell: 304-926-4169